2019 IOF Conference Today
This morning starts the 4th annual Interventional Orthopedics Foundation conference in Colorado. This has been a great success story since our first edition in 2015. It also shows our dedication to a new field, interventional orthopedics. What Is Interventional Orthopedics? Interventional orthopedics is not having your local family doctor, internist,… Read More
Regenexx Network Conference Today
Once a year, we invite all of our network physicians to an annual conference where we spend a day getting on the same clinical page. That day is today at our Colorado HQ in Denver. So why do this? Let’s explore that this morning. The Regenexx Network The best… Read More
How to Tell if Knee Arthritis X-rays After Chiropractic Stem Cell Therapy Are Fake
Knee Arthritis X rays after Stem Cell Therapy One of the big selling points of many chiropractic clinic seminars on “stem cell” therapy is that the therapy will regrow cartilage in severe knee arthritis. This is interesting, as the… Read More
Clusters of Fewer Stem Cells May Yield Higher Quality Cartilage
How many stem cells do you need to form new cartilage? Most people and physicians would believe more is better. However, is that true, or just what we imagine should be true? A new study weighs in with the surprising results that less may be better. Let’s dive in. Read More
More on IMAC Chiropractic “Stem Cell” Clinic Fundraising
As you may know, I often write about what I experience on a day-to-day basis. Last night, I got an unsolicited e-mail from a physician whom I respect about IMAC. This is the chiro stem cell clinic group that is trying to raise money in the public stock markets… Read More
Who Is the Physician at Your Local Chiropractic Stem Cell Clinic?
I often say you just can’t make this stuff up. That’s my sense this morning after looking into a local chiro clinic that offers seminars. I would like to use this example to teach you about the internal workings of many of these clinics nationally, as this post applies… Read More
More Stem Cell TMJ Success Without Surgery
I like blogging about what I experience on a day-to-day basis, so this one is about a patient I followed up on this week who had severe TMJ arthritis and was contemplating a joint replacement. She was eating only smoothies, so how did she do and what did we… Read More
Regenexx Team Publishes New Tendon PRP Paper!
Knowing how to dose orthobiologics, like PRP, is critical. However, we have very little published data, and physicians use different machines that produce different types of PRP at different doses. So to say that orthobiologics as a field is one big mess is an understatement. The Regenexx research… Read More
Is the Nervous System in Charge of Our Stem Cells?
What controls how stem cells behave in the body? While we know that the cells detect what’s around them and respond, are there other things that tell them what to do? Turns out that the nervous system plays a role as well. Let’s dig into that topic. Understanding Stem… Read More
Who Teaches Chiros How to Offer Stem Cell Scams?
If you read this blog, you know that we have an epidemic of chiropractic, naturopathy, and acupuncture offices offering dead amniotic or umbilical cord tissue as a “live” stem cell therapy. You might ask yourself how this works. Meaning, how do these alternative-medicine offices get in the business of offering… Read More